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Hugh Hefner’s neighbor is buying the Playboy Mansion in LA

Buyer plans to combine two properties into massive estate
June 07, 2016 11:00AM

Hefner and the Playboy Mansion

Hefner and the Playboy Mansion

From the Los Angeles website: It’s the end of an era.

The Playboy Mansion, a massive estate in Holmby Hills and the bawdy cultural vestige of simpler, pre-internet times, is reportedly in contract to be sold. The buyer is Daren Metropoulos, a principal at the Twinkie-owning private equity firm Metropoulos & Company.  He owns the property next door, the Wall Street Journal reported. [more]